Tag: backs

Giggs backs Bale & Real Madrid to beat Liverpool in Champions League final
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Giggs backs Bale & Real Madrid to beat Liverpool in Champions League final

Danny- May 17, 2018

The Manchester United legend is hoping to see a fellow Welshman topple Jurgen Klopp's Reds and claim European football's top prize for a fourth time ... Read More

Barcelona have already spent 160m euros on 10 centre-backs in the past decade
La Liga

Barcelona have already spent 160m euros on 10 centre-backs in the past decade

Danny- May 16, 2018

The directors at the Camp Nou have suffered many a headache over the central defensive positons in recent years, with the Catalan club having brought ... Read More

Guardiola backs departing Yaya Toure to continue career after Man City
Premier League

Guardiola backs departing Yaya Toure to continue career after Man City

Danny- May 8, 2018

Pep Guardiola has urged Yaya Toure to carry on playing at the highest level ahead of the midfielder's farewell game at Manchester City. Toure will ... Read More

Kolo Toure backs Manchester City to stun Liverpool
Premier League, UEFA Champions League

Kolo Toure backs Manchester City to stun Liverpool

Danny- April 4, 2018

Pep Guardiola’s side go head-to-head with the Reds in an all-English quarter-final encounter on Wednesday Former Cote d’Ivoire international Kolo Toure has tipped Manchester City ... Read More

‘Every team would want Kane’ – Capello backs England’s ‘great striker’
Premier League

‘Every team would want Kane’ – Capello backs England’s ‘great striker’

Danny- April 3, 2018

The former Three Lions boss believes Tottenham's star frontman is capable of inspiring an exciting young squad at this summer's showpiece in Russia Harry Kane ... Read More

Griezmann backs Pogba to prove doubters wrong for France
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Griezmann backs Pogba to prove doubters wrong for France

Danny- March 21, 2018

The midfielder has had a tough time at Manchester United recently but is all smiles in the Les Bleus camp, according to his France team-mate ... Read More

Ashley Young backs under-fire Luke Shaw to become ‘one of the best in the world’
Premier League

Ashley Young backs under-fire Luke Shaw to become ‘one of the best in the world’

Danny- March 20, 2018

Ashley Young believes under-fire Manchester United team-mate Luke Shaw can be 'one of the best in the world' if he works hard and keeps his ... Read More

No one better than ‘ridiculous’ Salah right now – Robertson backs Salah to emulate Messi
Premier League

No one better than ‘ridiculous’ Salah right now – Robertson backs Salah to emulate Messi

Danny- March 20, 2018

The Egypt international has been in fine form recently, scoring four goals at the weekend, and he has been hailed by his team-mate Mohamed Salah ... Read More

Gary Neville backs Jamie Carragher after public apology for spitting at 14-year-old girl
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Gary Neville backs Jamie Carragher after public apology for spitting at 14-year-old girl

Danny- March 12, 2018

Gary Neville believes fellow Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher should not be sacked after spitting at a 14-year-old girl. The former England defender has been ... Read More

Hull City, ADO Den Haag Celebrate Call-Ups Of Nigerian Right-Backs
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Hull City, ADO Den Haag Celebrate Call-Ups Of Nigerian Right-Backs

Danny- March 7, 2018

Two European clubs ADO Den Haag and Hull City have celebrated the call-ups of their right-backs to the Nigerian national team for the upcoming friendlies ... Read More

Andriy Shevchenko backs Chelsea to compete with best in transfer market this summer
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Andriy Shevchenko backs Chelsea to compete with best in transfer market this summer

Danny- March 3, 2018

Andriy Shevchenko will never appear in the lists of Chelsea's greatest signings but he represents a moment in time when Roman Abramovich ruled the transfer ... Read More

Thibaut Courtois backs Chelsea to seal Champions League spot despite loss at Man United
UEFA Champions League

Thibaut Courtois backs Chelsea to seal Champions League spot despite loss at Man United

Danny- February 27, 2018

Chelsea have the quality to secure a top four spot in the Premier League as the race for Champions League qualification heats up, goalkeeper Thibaut ... Read More

Sanchez signed for his attitude, not just goals… Mourinho backs ‘tough boy’
Premier League

Sanchez signed for his attitude, not just goals… Mourinho backs ‘tough boy’

Danny- February 11, 2018

Alexis Sanchez will step onto the pitch at St James' Park on Sunday afternoon as the best-paid star in the Premier League, no mean feat ... Read More

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde backs under-fire Chelsea boss Antonio Conte
La Liga

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde backs under-fire Chelsea boss Antonio Conte

Danny- February 8, 2018

Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde looked to remind everyone on Wednesday of the quality of Chelsea boss Antonio Conte as he came to the defence ... Read More

‘Mkhitaryan will be fantastic for Arsenal’ – Neville backs Man Utd exit
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‘Mkhitaryan will be fantastic for Arsenal’ – Neville backs Man Utd exit

Danny- January 18, 2018

The former Red Devils star claims that the Gunners could end up "better" for their January deals, with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang another mooted target Henrikh Mkhitaryan ... Read More